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Title:
Costume jewelry : identification and price guide
Author:
Miller, Harrice Simons.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Avon Books, [1994]

©1994
Physical Description:
376 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780380770786
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK4890.C67 O33 1994 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Popularized by Coco Chanel in Paris during the 1920s, costume jewelry -- from the inexpensive to the extravagant -- has come into its own, creating a skyrocketing market for both investors and collectors. This guide covers it all, from Coro, Eisenberg, and Trifari to Miriam Haskell and Joseff. Complete with the latest prices, descriptions, and fascinating histories of the most famous manufacturers, it provides new and essential information for every collector: Listings for every major designer The most current prices available Detailed descriptions and photos for easy identification Tips on buying and selling How to spot fakes and forgeries Detailed bibliography Predictions about hot trends of the future


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